Senior Software Engineer for Ceph - Distributed Storage System

IBM

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Giv'atayim, Israel

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    Position summary

    ccording to your experience and technical background.

    You will work remotely with a worldwide team so communication is key. You will collaborate with others using modern open source tools including git (and GitHub), Jenkins, Redmine, and community-developed testing and validation tools.

    [1]: https://ceph.io/en/news/publications/, https://https://www.youtube.com/c/Cephstorage
    [2:]https://docs.ceph.com/en/quincy/cephfs/, https://youtu.be/cNAxNSzZqzo?t=1311
    [3]:https://github.com/ceph/ceph, https://github.com/ceph/ceph-nvmeof/

    Your Role and Responsibilities
    Roles and Responsibilities of a Senior Software Engineer in IBM's Ceph Engineering Organization:

    • Work closely with the global Ceph open-source, multi-company engineering team to develop and enhance CephFS, the file system component of the Ceph software-defined distributed storage system. You will collaborate with other developers and users by attending online meetings, participating in email lists and online chat rooms, preparing written documentation, and giving presentations about your work. You will be expected to work proactively with other team members and the community to develop your knowledge, and to be ready to mentor new contributors as you develop expertise.

    • Contribute to the development of CephFS by designing and implementing new functionalities that enable innovative use cases. This includes designing new distributed algorithms, implementing them across clients and servers, and writing automated test cases to demonstrate they work. You will also identify and fix bugs and propose performance enhancements. This will involve work across our C++-language Metadata Server cluster and userspace clients, our Linux in-kernel client (which you may either develop on your own, or arrange with our kernel maintainers), and our messaging layer for storing data within Ceph's "RADOS" distributed object store.

    Required Technical and Professional Expertise

    • 4 + years of experience working with:
    • Python codebases
    • Dockers and containers
    • Live systems (via logging and interrogation) and examining core files
    • Open sources
    • Git &github
    • Excellent English, written and verbal communication skills, for our worldwide team
    • Demonstrated ability to understand large codebases and develop new features

    Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

    • Experience with C++

    Why you should apply for a job to IBM:

  • 4.4/5 in supportive management
  • 83% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 80% would recommend this company to other women
  • 91% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.